My name is Jenna. I am a web developer, business owner, photographer, Co-founder of Hack the Gap™, Ambassador for the Twin Cities Geekettes, Rails mentor for Thinkful, speaker, skier, traveler, lover of all things MN, shoe lover, wannabe yogi, migraineur, and all-around awesome person (but laced with a little sarcasm on a quite regular basis).
This is what I write about.
Thanks for listening!
Alternative title: Finding My People As I chat with new startup founders and budding entrepreneurs, especially those who are not of technical backgrounds, I find that they are quick to ask "hey i have this idea. want to be my developer?" or "hey i'm looking for a technical co-founder. interested?". I've said it before and I'll say it again: finding a technical co-founder, and even hiring a technical someone, requires building a relationship with them first. And I'm not the …
- Finding a Technical Co-Founder: An Intro to Networking Read more
As I dig out of my house in preparation to sell it this spring, I run across some real gems. Here is my first laptop circa 1996. Wrote lots of bad C/C++ code on this baby. It weighs a true ton and apparently I was before my time when it comes to laptop stickers. …
- My First Laptop Read more